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Physalis alkekengi

Common Name(s): Winter cherry
Family: Solanaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
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Soil Texture/Type: All soil textures
Soil Drainage: Well
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Frost tender. Can be invasive. Fairly winter hardy. Danger of severe damage from slugs.
Cercospora, Powdery Mildew, Rust
Food - fruit, Poison - mammals, Environ. - ornamental
Subtropical-dry summe, subtropical-humid, temperate marine
Geographical Origin:
Asia Temp, Indian Subcontinent, Eastern Europe, Southeastern Europe, Mid Europe
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